Golovkin vs Pacquiao

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  • Golovkin vs Pacquiao
  • 40-1-1 62-7-2
  • Potential : Late 2020
  • USA
  • IBF World Middleweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Middleweight
  • SD KO 2MD 12KO 4UD 12 < form UD 12UD 12TKO 7UD 12SD 12 <
  • Tape
  • 38 age 41
  • 5' 10" / 179cm height 5' 5" / 166cm
  • 70.1" / 178cm reach 66.9" / 170cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Southpaw (l)
  • full record
  • 40 wins 62
  • 35 by ko 39
  • 88% Ko% 63%
  • 1 Losses 7
  • 0 Stopped 3
  • 1 draws 2
  • 2006 Debut 1995
  • 212 Pro rds 486
  • current rankings @ Middleweight
  • 1 The Ring
  • WBA
  • WBC
  • WBO
  • IBF

Golovkin vs Pacquiao Info

Gennady Golovkin could face Manny Pacquiao in Late 2020 in the United States.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).

The contest would be for the IBF middleweight championship of the world.

Golovkin would be defending IBF World Middleweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Sergiy Derevyanchenko in October 2019. He has held this belt for 1 year 1 month and 28 days.

Golovkin vs Pacquiao stats

Gennady Golovkin would step into the ring with a record of 40 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 35 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Manny Pacquiao would make his way to the ring with a record of 62 wins, 7 loses and 2 draws, with 39 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Golovkin would have a large advantage in power over Pacquiao, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Pacquiao's 63%.

Gennady Golovkin is the younger man by 3 years, at 38 years old.

Golovkin has a height advantage of 5 inches over Pacquiao. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Gennady Golovkin fights out of the orthodox stance, while Manny Pacquiao is a southpaw.

Golovkin is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 29 less fights, and made his debut in 2006, 11 year and 3 months later than Pacquiao, who’s first professional fight was in 1995. He has fought 274 less professional rounds, 212 to Pacquiao's 486.

Gennady Golovkin goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING in the 160lb division.

Golovkin vs Pacquiao form

Golovkin has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 5th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Steve Rolls on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 15th September 2018 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had won against Vanes Martirosyan on 5th May 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and WBC World Middleweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

He had drawn with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 16th September 2017 by split draw in their WBC World Middleweight, WBA Super World Middleweight, IBF World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Pacquiao has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he beat Keith Thurman on 20th July 2019 by split decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Adrien Broner on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Lucas Martin Matthysse on 15th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Before that, he had lost to Jeff Horn on 2nd July 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Australia.

He had won against Jessie Vargas on 5th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Gennady Golovkin has been fighting more than Manny Pacquiao.

Gennady Golovkin last fought 1 year 1 month and 27 days ago, while Manny Pacquiao's last outing was 1 year 4 months and 12 days ago.

Golovkin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.

Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 8 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.

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